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Posterior assisted levitation and IOL scaffold: a combined procedure

September 30, 2014
Posterior capsule rupture is a known complication of cataract surgery. Many methods and techniques have been described to manage this complication effectively. Descending nucleus is a nightmare for the anterior segment surgeon. Futile attempts to retrieve a nucleus that is not visible and has descended posteriorly should be avoided no matter how tempting it seems, as retrieval attempts can lead to retinal tears and various other associated complications.
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Medical societies express concern as CMS publishes first wave of payment data

September 30, 2014
CMS has come under criticism today for the release of its first batch of Open Payments System data. According to some medical societies, the data are inaccurate and…

Allergan issues statement on Valeant offer, investor JSP voices concerns

September 30, 2014
Following various reporting and market speculation, including a letter from Allergan investor Jackson Square Partners, Allergan issued a statement from its board of…
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Dr. Agarwal's Eye Hospital opens in Cambodia

September 30, 2014
Cambodia’s Deputy Prime Minister, Yim Chhay Ly, inaugurated the newest Dr. Agarwal’s Eye Hospital in the capital city of Phnom Penh on Sept. 28. The hospital…
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Keratolimbal allograft may be used for ocular surface reconstruction in symblephara treatment

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, September 25, 2014
Marjan Farid, MD
Symblepharon is adhesion of the eyelid palpebral conjunctiva to the bulbar conjunctiva. It may be partial or complete…
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Finding fairness in physician compensation, part 1

September 11, 2014
Eye surgeons, by nature, are math-heads. And no number is quite so interesting to the average doctor than his or her…
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Corneal inlay pocket implant technique produces good visual results

September 29, 2014
LONDON – At the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons meeting here, Wolfgang Riha, MD,
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